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Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

American Ex-Prisoners of War

 
 
American Ex-Prisoners of War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 16, 2011
1. American Ex-Prisoners of War Marker
Inscription.
Non Solum Armis
("Not By Arms Alone")

We Exist To Help
Those Who Cannot
Help Themselves
    10 Nov 1997

 
Location. 38° 52.783′ N, 77° 4.186′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on Grant Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Section 33, Arlington National Cemetery with a Kousa Dogwood, Memorial Tree. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Navy Cruiser Sailors Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Sailors, Coast Guardsmen and Marines of African and Asian-Pacific Descent (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Secret Army in the Kingdom of Laos. (within shouting distance of this marker); 503rd Parachute Regimental Combat Team (within shouting distance of this marker); 93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) (within shouting distance of this marker); 455th Bombardment Group (Heavy) (within shouting distance of this marker); 484th Bombardment Group (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Khe Sanh Veterans (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
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American Ex-Prisoners of War Marker and Kousa Dogwood Memorial Tree image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 16, 2011
2. American Ex-Prisoners of War Marker and Kousa Dogwood Memorial Tree
 A Brief History of the American Ex-Prisoners of War Organization. A not-for-profit, Congressionally-chartered veterans’ service organization advocating for former prisoners of war and their families. Established April 14, 1942. ...to form an organization to send aid to the captured men ... . (Submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 252 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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